Month: July 2013


Whelanslive presents a new, exciting & exceedingly busy night… ZEBRA Every Thursday At Midnight this week featuring DOTT CAVE GHOSTS SKELOKRATS Confirm on facebook HERE + CLUB ZEBRA DJs [main room] + LIVE VISUALS [everywhere] + DRINKS PROMOTIONS [everywhere] TICKETS FREE before 10:30pm, Club entry applies after 10:30pm (Thur/Fri/Sat) ***email for free entry***  

OTIS GIBBS presents OTIS GIBBS plus special guests Otis Gibbs is a man in search of an honest experience. Gibbs is often referred to as a folk artist, but that is a simplistic way to describe a man who has planted over 7,000 trees, slept in hobo jungles, walked with nomadic shepherds in Romania, was a… Read more »

BUDDY MONDLOCK & MIKE LINDAUER presents BUDDY MONDLOCK & MIKE LINDAUER plus special guests Buddy Mondlock writes songs. He does it so well that some great songwriters have recorded his songs on their own albums. Guy Clark, Nanci Griffith and Janis Ian, to name just a few.

SESSION AMERICANA presents SESSION AMERICANA Session Americana sit tightly around a small round cafe table, ambient mics tuned to catch the complete sound of the voices and instruments. A suitcase drum kit, an old electric bass, a field organ and a collection of acoustic instruments. 


SONNTAGS w/breevil (Funk/Disco/House) [EVERY SUNDAY 11PM TIL LATE] Upstairs @ Whelan’s Introducing Sonntags! A weekly Sunday night event held in the upstairs venue of Whelans, concentrating on a mix of underground electronic music with some throwback classics and future favourites. As 2013 gets into the swing of things Sonntags is gearing towards showcasing the city’s… Read more »


IN THE WILLOWS plus guests Formed in late 2011 as an acoustic trio, In The Willows has since grown to a six piece folk band that has established themselves as one of the best upcoming bands in the country.


Note Productions presents THE LUND QUARTET plus guest I ATE MURCURY Lund Quartet are an instrumental band from Bristol. Five years in the making,their unique approach to music blends the space of the Scandinavian Jazz scene with the creative opportunities of subtle turntablism.


WORKHOUSE BRIDES & THE CHOIR INVISIBLE ———- WORKHOUSE BRIDES This Whelan’s gig marks the debut gig of northside Dublin act, Workhouse Brides. Stemming from previous band incarnations, the three-piece have been based in their rehearsal room in Dublin 3 for many months progressively working on their specific brand of original music. Their first recording,… Read more »

YOUTH LAGOON presents YOUTH LAGOON plus guest Trevor Powers, whose stage name is Youth Lagoon, began writing his debut album The Year of Hibernation in 2010.  Based around the idea of psychological dysphoria, Powers tried to document the trails of his mind through songs of minimalism and hypnotic ambiance. 

JOHNNY FLYNN & THE SUSSEX WIT presents JOHNNY FLYNN & THE SUSSEX WIT plus guest MARIKA HACKMAN After a two-year hiatus from the live circuit, British folk band Johnny Flynn and The Sussex Wit announce an October headline tour, which includes a date at Whelan’s, Dublin on Wednesday 16th October.